Satureja odora (Griseb.) Epl.

Nota de alcance

PARTE UTILIZADA= Used part: Planta entera.

ACCIÓN FARMACOLÓGICA= Pharmacological action: Digestivo.

COMPOSICIÓN QUÍMICA= Chemical composition: The essential oils obtained by hydrodistillation from Satureja odora and Satureja parvifolia growing in Cordoba (Argentina), were analyzed by GC/MS. S. odora oil was found to contain isoeugenol (10.50%), cedrol (10.53%), pulegone (20.95%) and piperitone (27.58%) as the major components, whereas piperitone oxide (30.07%), menthol (20.20%) and piperitenone oxide (15.01%) were found to dominate S. parvifolia oil.

ZONA GEOGRAFICA= Geografical zone: NO de Argentina.

Nota bibliográfica

1) TOURSARKISSIAN, Martín.  Plantas medicinales de Argentina : sus nombres botánicos, vulgares, usos y distribución geográfica. Buenos Aires : Hemisferio Sur, 1980, p.65.

2) ZYGADLO, J.A., et al Essential oils of Satureja odora and S. parvifolia from Argentina. Journal of Essential Oil Research. 1993, vol.5, nº5, p.549-551.

Satureja odora (Griseb.) Epl.
Término aceptado: 05-Nov-2007